Lake District, England: Sheepdog Trial and Hound Show
Sheepdog trial and hound shows in the Lake District are entertaining for weather-beaten shepherds, gentleman farmers and curious tourists alike. The fascinating local culture is alive and well and on full display. The main event is the master directing his trusty, intelligent dog to bring in the sheep as quickly as possible. For more information on the Rick Steves' Europe TV series — including episode descriptions, scripts, participating stations, travel information on destinations and more — visit www.ricksteves.com.